Presentations Glossary

Definitions and resources for terms and techniques used in the world of presentations

See Also:
PowerPoint and Presenting Blog
PowerPoint and Presenting Notes

Presentations Glossary in alphabetical order:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

« Older Entries «



Wednesday, August 21, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 8:19 pm

Simon Day

Simon Day is a member of Toastmasters International, a not-for-profit organization that has provided communication and leadership skills since 1924 through a worldwide network of clubs. There are more than 400 clubs and 10,000 members in the UK and Ireland.

Members follow a structured educational program to gain skills and confidence in public and impromptu speaking, chairing meetings and time management. To find your nearest club, visit Toastmasters International.

Here’s a list of links on Indezine.com where he has been featured:

To Empower Others: Use the Four Cornerstones of Effective FeedbackTo Empower Others: Use the Four Cornerstones of Effective Feedback
August 21, 2019

 

Filed Under: S
Tagged as: ,

No Comments


Tuesday, August 20, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 4:24 pm

If you already installed Theme Builder and created a new theme by playing around, you might get disappointed to learn that PowerPoint complains about the theme files you created being corrupt.

That’s because a theme you create from scratch only includes the parameters you add, and these parameters might not be complete. For instance, it is possible you added some info on how you want the backgrounds to look, but left out the part about effects, fonts, or fills. Naturally, PowerPoint expects to find information about all the parameters and thus complains that the theme file is corrupt.

Read the rest of this entry »

Filed Under: T
Tagged as: , , ,

No Comments


Tuesday, August 20, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 2:42 pm

Kevin Lerner

Kevin Lerner is an experienced presentation designer and PowerPoint expert, trainer/speaker, and communications strategist.

Since founding The Presentation Team in the 1990’s, Kevin has developed thousands of presentations for clients including Motorola, Comcast Cable, Office Depot, Citrix, Oracle, Johnson & Johnson, NASA, the U.S. Army, The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), as well as numerous smaller companies, professional speakers, and individuals.

Here’s a list of links on Indezine.com where he has been featured:

PresentationPresentation Procrastinators: 03
August 16, 2019

 

Filed Under: K
Tagged as: ,

No Comments


Wednesday, August 14, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 3:12 pm

Theme Builder is an application created by Microsoft to create and edit themes. The full name of the application is Microsoft Theme Builder. As of now, Theme Builder is a Windows only application, but any Themes edited and created within this application work in Mac versions of Office too.

Read the rest of this entry »

Filed Under: T
Tagged as: , , ,

No Comments


Tuesday, August 13, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 3:52 pm

PowerPoint uses a variety of built-in Themes that are installed by default. Themes can also be saved from within Microsoft Word and Excel (version 2010) in the same way it is done in PowerPoint. In both of these programs, Themes are found in a tab location different from that of PowerPoint.

Read the rest of this entry »

Filed Under: S
Tagged as: , , ,

No Comments


Monday, August 12, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 3:32 pm

AlexAnndra Ontra

AlexAnndra Ontra, co-founder of Shufflrr, is a leading advocate for presentation management. She has been providing presentation technology and consulting services to global enterprises for over 15 years. At Shufflrr, Alex advises Shufflrr clients through the process: from trial, to content architecture, through the launch, training and then on-going software upgrades. She’s hands-on. She is a leading expert in presentation management strategy, implementation, and adaptation.

Here’s a list of links on Indezine.com where she has been featured:

Presentation Management: From One-and-Done to Enterprise AssetsPresentation Management: From One-and-Done to Enterprise Assets
August 12, 2019

 

Filed Under: A
Tagged as: , ,

No Comments


Monday, August 12, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 3:31 pm

James Ontra

James Ontra is co-founder and CEO of Shufflrr.  His 30-year career has focused on the highest-profile presentations for world-class companies.  His clients have included: American Express, Bloomberg, Epcot Center, Mercedes Benz, NBC Olympics, Warner Bros. and many more. His vision and strategy have been driving Presentation Management to become a recognized communication discipline.  James combined this passion with technical development to build Shufflrr. Presentation Management is smart communication strategy.

Here’s a list of links on Indezine.com where he has been featured:

Presentation Management: From One-and-Done to Enterprise AssetsPresentation Management: From One-and-Done to Enterprise Assets
August 12, 2019

 

Filed Under: J
Tagged as: , ,

No Comments


Monday, August 12, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 3:11 pm

PowerPoint 2007 and higher versions include several built-in Theme Fonts sets. Additionally, you can also create custom Theme Fonts sets from within PowerPoint. Yes, all Theme Fonts sets comprise a few lines of code within an Open XML file. You can open any Theme Fonts file with the .XML extension, and then edit them within a text editor such as Notepad. Save this file with a new name in a designated folder and you actually end up creating your own custom Theme Fonts set!

Read the rest of this entry »

Filed Under: T
Tagged as: , , ,

No Comments


Friday, August 9, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 1:44 pm

Stephanie Hogan

Stephy Hogan used to be a total design snob until she was thrust into the world of presentation design. Ever since she has been passionately evangelizing the field in an attempt to elevate the industry as high as its other design counterparts. She is also a web developer and believes that user experience isn’t limited to the internet and its principles apply just as strongly to presentations. She has been a designer in marketing and communications for a variety of places from small non-profits to Fortune 500 companies since 2002. Stephy is a founding board member of the Presentation Guild, a facilitator for Duarte, Inc., and a Certified Presentation Specialist.

Here’s a list of links on Indezine.com where she has been featured:

Presentation Summit 2019: Conversation with Stephy HoganPresentation Summit 2019: Conversation with Stephy Hogan
August 9, 2019

 

Filed Under: S
Tagged as: ,

No Comments


Friday, August 9, 2019, posted by Geetesh at 1:41 pm

Theme Fonts comprise a pair of font choices, one each for your slide titles (Heading font) and the other for everything else on your slides (Body font). You can use existing Theme Fonts available in PowerPoint or even create them on your own. Additionally, you can opt to edit existing Theme Font pairs (sets).

Read the rest of this entry »

Filed Under: T
Tagged as: , , ,

No Comments


« Older Entries «




Microsoft and the Office logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Plagiarism will be detected by Copyscape

© 2000-2019, Geetesh Bajaj - All rights reserved.

since November 02, 2000